WSyO AUDITION INFORMATION
WSYO French Connection Audition Information (Seniors only):
Auditions will take place on Saturday, January 12th (our first rehearsal back) during the second half of WSYO rehearsal (4:00 - 5:15 pm).
Audition material will be all of the Masques et Bergamasques by Fauré.
A helpful hint, find the hard parts and practice those! These are what I will likely ask you to play. :-)
You can sign up for an audition time HERE.
WSYO / Abridged Opera Collaboration:
- The WSYO and Windsor Abridged Opera have joined forces to produce a young artists production of Mozart's Don Giovanni. As part of this collaboration, youth orchestra members will have the opportunity to play this opera alongside several WSO musicians.
- The performance dates for Don Giovanni are May 22nd / 23rd with a rehearsal schedule to follow soon.
- WSYO will be able to take a maximum of the following spots:
- 1 flute
- 1 oboe
- 1 bassoon
- 1 french horn
- 1 trumpet
- 1 trombone (audition will be entire opera part as attached)
- 5 violins
- 2 violas
- 1 cello
- 1 bass
- The Repertoire for the audition will the be the entire Overture from Don Giovanni (parts below).
- Auditions will be held Saturday, February 9th, from 9:00 - 12:00 pm in the Joy Theatre. You may sign up for an audition HERE.
Day of the Audition
Please arrive at the FRONT DOOR of the Capitol Theatre
I recommend arriving 10 - 15 minutes before your audition to get warmed up
Warm up space will be provided
Auditions will be held in the Joy Theatre
Excerpts can be found below:
Bassoon Audition Sheet
Percussion Audition Sheet